• The Pyramids is an impressive and exciting new addition to Southsea Fest where you will undoubtedly be able to catch some huge headliners! The distinct architecture and seaside location of the Pyramids venue makes it a great addition to Southsea Fest. The Pyramids has showcased a range of popular artists from across the country in its multiple venues for decades. Head down here to catch headliners.
    The Pyramids sponsored by Blue Moon Brewing Company
  • The Wine Vaults is a quirky venue with 4 bars across 3 floors. Blending the unique with the traditional, delivering beer, cider, wines and tasty fresh food. The Stage which showcases an incredible line up curated by Beats & Swing is sponsored by Mayfield Studios professional recording, production, mixing and mastering dios - A state of the art studio based in Portsmouth, offering at competitive prices.
    The Wine Vaults sponsored by Mayfield Studios
  • Psychedelia records was formed by three Psychedeliacs who share a ‘passion for good music, it doesn't matter about the style of music - it just has to be good!’. If you’re looking for a selection of sounds from talented artists stop by at their stage at Little Johnny Russells! Little Johnny Russells embodies effortless cool with its individual chilled out vibe, awesome selection of beers and brilliant selection of burgers. Famous for hosting the latest DJ’s from around the country alongside weekly appearances from more local legends it transitions into the perfect place to spend the evening for the Southsea scene.
    Little Johnny Russells
  • A gig in a diner! Jags will be hosting live bands from 15:00 and serving up classic diner food all day long. Situated on Elm Grove, Jags is one of five Southsea Fest venues situated along the street.
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  • Delight & Trash Arts present a full day of music and djs from 12:00 until the early hours.
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  • Champagne Justice return to Southsea Fest to play host in one of our newest venues. A short walk from The Wedgewood Rooms and on the way to the Pyramids, with an awesome line up featuring Xaviers, Vulgarians, and Lower Slaughter. 91 Clarendon Road, PO4 OSA
  • Beth Shalom Records presents an entire day of acoustic session from their label and their pick of the Southsea Fest line up. The Atrium will be serving up cocktails all day.
  • Bringing their best all the way from Brighton, independent label Acid Box will be bringing their seaside sounds with a twist to their stage. Acid Box host independent alternative and experimental garage rock bands. The Fifth Hants pub on Albert Road has long been renowned for excellent cask ales. It's a great place to meet friends for a pint, a chat and to catch some awesome artists over the weekend.
    The 5th Hants
  • Sponsors Pie & Vinyl delivers not only the best pies in Portsmouth but also has a popular music label. You can expect to hear lots of exciting new artists on their stage as they specialise in keeping things fresh, stocking music in their store exclusively released within the last two years. Please note, this venue is an alcohol free space and alcohol must not be consumed on the premises
  • Whether you’re after a quiet drink on an otherwise boring afternoon, or a night of awesome metal and rock tunes, The Deco is the place to be. With reasonably priced drinks, including some great offers, as well as fabulous pint cocktails and events happening pretty much every night of the week, there’s something for everyone.
  • After 6 years, Southsea DIY is passing the torch to Southsea Sound so we can keep bringing you the very best UK DIY acts to SOUTHSEA FEST. Southsea Sound is Southsea’s first and only industry standard professional recording studio. Completely independent and run by Southsea DIY’s Tim Greaves and El Morgan, long time promotors and performers within the UK DIY music scene, Southsea Sound has become a gem of the Southsea music and UK DIY scenes alike. This stage promises to bring you the very best DIY has to offer with acts from all over the UK performing fuzzy indie punk and hardcore sounds. Come down for 12pm as early won’t mean not worth seeing and The Honest Politician is one of the best priced bars in town.
  • Quay West Studios is a local recording studio who provides professional recording services, mixing, demo recording and sound recording. Taking the talent out of the studio they will be bringing their upbeat vibes to Al Burrito. Get that ‘Summer in the sun’ feeling at Portsmouth’s favourite Mexican Al Burrito! Join the buzzing atmosphere and check out some of the spicy sounds being showcased at Southsea fest!
    Al Burrito
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  • Alcopop! Records, the independent record label run by Jack pOp and Kevin Douch (of Big Scary Monsters fame) dedicated to awesome indie/alt music will be bringing their awesome artists to The Edge of the Wedge. The Edge of the Wedge is an intimate venue attached to The Wedge.
    Edge of the Wedge
  • Southsea's newest bar & kitchen, a unique nautical/pirate themed bar serving food and drink from around the globe,showcasing the souths finest musicians!!
  • Strong Island Recordings will be presenting their boutique bands highlighting the best in underground guitar music. Enter The Birdcage at The Festing pub and understand both it’s name and it’s reputation as a place where bands come from all around to play.
    The Birdcage (Festing)
  • Home grown record label Southsea DIY will be presenting their talented pack at One Eyed Dog. One Eyed Dog is known for it’s unpretentious approach to cool creating a relaxed vibe with a pool table, popular local DJ’s producing beats from a table top and a great selection of beers too.
    The One Eyed Dog
  • 101 Reykjavik will be bringing their Icelandic cool through their line-up on their very own stage at The Fat Fox and of course, their brilliant beers. The Fat Fox and Atrium offer a little bit of everything good. Live sport, live music, hot food, cold beer, and cocktails.
    The Fat Fox sponsored by Coors Light